Dr. Miller's research focuses on discourses of power and identity in the contexts of marginalization in media and the public sphere from a critical rhetoric perspective. Subjects include trans representations in film and media, the rhetoric of genderblindness, and performances of citizenship in the public sphere.
- Miller, L. J. (2018). Feelings trump facts: Affect and the rhetoric of Donald Trump. Affect, Emotion, and Rhetorical Persuasion in Mass Communication. (pp. 195-204).
- Miller, L. J. (2017). Ishihara Shintaro’s manga moral panic: The homogenizing rhetoric of Japanese nationalism. Intercultural Communication in Japan: Theorizing Homogenizing Discourse. (pp. 145-158). Routledge.